Civil unions will soon be a reality for gay couples in Colorado. The Colorado Legislature passed a bill Tuesday morning allowing civil unions and it's now off to the Governor for his signature.
A bill to allow civil unions in Colorado could be headed to the Governor’s desk by the end of the week.
After breezing through the Colorado Senate, a bill that would legalize civil unions for same-sex couples will soon be on its way to the House where it’s also expected to face little resistance.
The Democratic controlled Colorado Senate has passed legislation to create civil unions for same-sex couples. Unlike last year, the measure’s passage is all but certain this session.
After an emotional debate, a bill to allow civil unions initially passed the state senate on Friday. The vote was largely divided along party lines.